Born in 1974 in Los Angeles, CA

Lives and works in San Francisco, CA

 

Education:

1999-2001

Mills College, Oakland, California, Master of Fine Arts in Studio Arts

1993-1998

Sonoma State University, California, Bachelors of Fine Arts in Painting

1997

Studio Arts Center International, Summer Painting Workshop, Florence, Italy

 

Solo Exhibitions:

2017

Wally Workman, Austin, TX

2007

SF Moma Artist Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Through and Through, Julie Baker Fine Art, Nevada City, CA

2006

New Paintings, Branch Gallery, Durham, NC

2005

Doe, San Francisco, CA

2004

The Secret Café, Berkeley, CA, featured artist

2003

Fresh Paint, Olive Hyde Gallery, Fremont, CA

 

Selected Exhibitions:

2010

New American Paintings, Pacific Coast edition

Shiny and New, artstream, Rochester, NH

2009

Jen 11, Uppercase Gallery, Calgary, Canada

Jen 11, artstream, Rochester, NH

Jen 11, Composition Gallery, Denver, CO

2008

New American Paintings, Pacific Coast edition

Shiny and New, artstream, Rochester, NH

Jen 11, Uppercase Gallery, Calgary, Canada

Jen 11, artstream, Rochester, NH

Jen 11, Composition Gallery, Denver, CO

Surface Tension, Chandra Cerrito Contemporary Art, Oakland, CA

Summer Salon, Julie Baker Fine Art, Nevada City, CA

Crossing the Line, Santa Rosa Junior College Art Gallery, Santa Rosa, CA

Out of the Fog, Art Works Downtown/Headlands Center for the Arts,

San Rafael, CA

2007

Painting Show, SQFT Gallery, Nashville, TN

2006

Firecrackers: Artists to Watch, Roshambo Winery & Gallery, Healdsburg, CA

Summertime, Judy A. Saslow Gallery, Chicago, IL

2005

Two for the Seesaw, Branch Gallery, Durham, NC

In the Garden, Julie Baker Fine Art, Nevada City, CA

2004

Gazing Upward, Adobe Bookstore, San Francisco, CA       

Alumni Show (working title), University Art Gallery, Sonoma State University, CA

2001

M.F.A. Exhibition, Mills College, Oakland, CA

Crossroads, Walter and McBean Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

1998

B.F.A. Exhibition, Sonoma State University, CA

 

Awards and Honors:

2002-2006

Affiliate Artist-in-residence, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA

2001

Mills College Research Mini Grant, Oakland, CA.

2001

Mills College Alumni Tuition Scholarship, Oakland, CA.

 

Public Collections:

Microsoft Art Collection

Farmers & Merchants Bank in Modesto, California branch

Farmers & Merchants Bank in Lodi, California branch

 

Selected Bibliography:

Khoshbin, Jennifer. Essay Jen 11: Eleven Artists named Jen, 2009, pg 7

Garrido, Jen. Inspiration Interview. CMYK, issue #38 Fall 2007

Turner, Cherie Louise. Jen Garrido at Julie Baker Fine Art.

Art Week, June 2007, p.16-17

Findings, Harpers Magazine, January 2007, p.96,

Cerrito, Chandra. Freefall: Painting in the 00’s,

Contemporary Quarterly Vol. 1, Fall 2005, p. 2

Bamberger, Alan. ArtBusiness.com, October, 2004